Family

by Phie Ambo & Sami Saif

The directors, then partners, take a journey in pursuit of Sami's father, who abandoned his Danish family when Sami was very young. Before this ambitious film project started, Sami's beloved brother committed suicide, then his mother died, leaving Sami alone and grief-stricken.
This film is a personal and compelling drama filled with humor and strong emotions.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length: 90 min
Production year:  2001
Language: Danish
Subtitles: Danish or English
Sound: 2.0 Dolby Digital stereo
Directors: Phie Ambo, Sami Saif
Producer: Jonas Frederiksen
Available on: DVD (PAL) - VOD (DK/ EN Subs)

AWARDS & FESTIVALS

Joris Ivens Award, IDFA
Dokumentarfilmpreis Des¬†Bayerischen Rundfunks,¬†M√ľnchen Documentary Festival. 2002

Best Documentary, Zanzibar International Film Festival. 2003
Honorary Mention, American Film Institute 2003:

 

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